Passaic County Superior Court judge Ernest Caposela rejected councilman-elect Alex Mendez’s motion to reconsider an injunction that barred him from assuming the 3rd Ward seat.
Councilman-elect Alex Mendez is seeking to reverse judge Ernest Caposela’s decision blocking him from taking office at the City Council reorganization meeting on Wednesday afternoon.
Mayor Andre Sayegh secured the City Council’s approval to guarantee $38 million bond for three projects at or near the Great Falls on Tuesday afternoon.
Passaic County Superior Court judge Ernest Caposela ruled on Tuesday morning to block councilman-elect Alex Mendez from taking office at the City Council reorganization meeting on July 1.
Police issued 226 summonses for quality of life violations — including loud music, fireworks, groups blocking passageway – over the weekend, said public safety director Jerry Speziale.
Several municipal parks will be patrolled by a dozen Passaic County constables during the summer to make residents feel safe, councilman Luis Velez and mayor Andre Sayegh said on Monday morning at the Roberto Clemente Park.
Former councilman Alex Mendez allegedly had workers handle bundles of vote-by-mail ballots in the 3rd Ward election, according to a new court filing by councilman William McKoy’s attorney.